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William Edwards Howard

William Edwards Howard, American banker. Mason (Shriner).

Background

  • Howard, William Edwards was born on June 27, 1904 in Salisbury, Maryland, United States. Son of William Edwards and Eunice (Morgan) Howard.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Delaware, 1924.

    Career

    • Assistant cashier Merchants. National Bank, Hampton, Virginia, 1924-1928. Nat. bank examiner, 1928-1930.

      Assistant cashier McDowell County National Bank, Welch, West Virginia, 1930-1932. President, director Braddock National Bank (Pennsylvania), 1932-1947. Vice-president, director Wilkinsburg Bank (Pennsylvania), 1938-1947.

      Vice president Mellon National Bank & Trust Company, Pittsburgh, 1947-1963, senior vice president, 1963-1969. President Columbia Corporation, Pittsburgh. Trustee Dollar Savings Bank of Pittsburgh.

      Director Kennametal, Inc., Latrobe, Pennsylvania, O. Hommel Company, Union Title Guaranty Company, H.H. Robertson Company, Pittsburgh, Latrobe Steel Company (Pennsylvania), Railway Maintenance Corporation, Pittsburgh Board of directors, treasurer Western Pennsylvania Conservancy. Trustee, treasurer Valley School Ligonier (Pennsylvania), Community College Allegheny County. Vice chairman finance committee, treasurer United Fund Allegheny County.

      Treasurer, member Executive Committee Pittsburgh Urban Transit Council, National Transportation Center, Pittsburgh. Board of Governors Nature Conservancy.

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Mason (Shriner).

    Connections

    • Married Evelyn Sale, March 17, 1934. Children: Macon Lee, Julia Morgan, Evelyn Sale.
    • father: William Edwards Howard
    • mother: Eunice (Morgan) Howard
    • spouse: Evelyn Sale
    • children: Macon Lee Howard
    • Julia Morgan Howard
    • Evelyn Sale Howard
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    Died March 30, 1977
    (aged 72)
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